In The Guardian Taiye Selasi (author of Ghana Must Go) writes at some length, arguing that we should stop pigeonholing African writers (whereby she apparently means -- as almost always happens in discussions of 'African' writers andShow More Summary
The Old One said, “It is not an easy thing to refuse to be worshipped.” (Madeleine L’Engle, from A Swiftly Tilting Planet) The Bunker #12 (“Lock Up, Game On”) by Joshua Hale Fialkov (writer), Jason Fischer (color flatter), Joe Infurnari (artist/letterer), James Lucas Jones (editor), and Robin Herrera (editor). $3.99, 22 pgs, FC, Oni Press. […]
After growing up in an abusive home, this woman left at 15 and found her path to healing. — I love to write. In fact, I AM a writer. I am an untrained and unpublished writer, but none the less, writing is one of the things I do almost daily. Show More Summary
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Creativity is not just for artists, musicians, writers, and designers. We are all creative, but the folks who are known for it have spent time cultivating it, failing at it, and working at it. It’s easy to look at any famous creative person and think they’re naturally creative. Show More Summary
In traditional American fashion, I’m celebrating the 4th by reading the concluding volume in the lifelong saga of an Italian woman who becomes a writer. What are you reading this weekend?
Happy July 4th, Friends. Instagram: Connie Macko We’ve asked a few of our favorite photographers and writers to share their stories, experiences and photos all month long to raise awareness about ONE’s Electrify Africa Act. Because photography means literally, “drawing with light” – we’ve launched a month long Blog Relay: Light for Light to talk about the…
This is Day 17 of Altmuslim’s #30Days30Writers series for Ramadan 2015. Editorial Note: Ramon Meija was scheduled to be the writer today, on Day 17 of our #30Days30Writers Ramadan series. He was unable to submit his essay due to health reasons. While we feel he doesn’t owe anyone details of his health, he sent us [Read More...]
Jimmy Fallon is an everyman comedian. One of the reasons that his late night talk-show The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon is so popular is because of his ability to turn almost anything into a funny situation. You tell Jimmy Fallon a story and he will see the humor in it. Show More Summary
Guacamole is loved among Americans, but they’re also very particular about how it should be prepared, served, and eaten, and have recently spoken up about a recipe reject. New York Times writer Melissa Clark outlined the suggested recipe in order to sweeten and improve upon the classic version. She...
By Daniel Hughes: The light heavyweight division has two fighters who most writers and fans would love to see face each other as one of the potential fights of 2015,the hard hitting duo Sergey Kovalev [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
(AP) — The race to replace former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock has shaped up as a classic Republican primary, pitting the son of a longtime Illinois congressman and Cabinet member against a conservative writer who has railed at what he sees...Show More Summary
Kelsey Poe was part of one of the most dramatic plot lines of Chris Soules’ Bachelor season. Poe, who describes herself on Instagram as “writer, counselor, survivor,” spoke openly about the sudden loss of her husband, Sanderson Poe, and how she had moved on since that tragic event. Show More Summary
Welcome to our eighth year of staff predictions! Each week, our experts attempt to tell you who the winner of each Cup race will be. Take a look to see who your favorite writers think will win it all (or at least score some points) this...Show More Summary
Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer Beware In April 2013, the law firm of Giskan Solotaroff Anderston & Stewart filed a lawsuit against Author Solutions Inc. and its parent company, Penguin, alleging fraud, unjust enrichment, and violation of various statutes and consumer protection acts. Show More Summary
This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want to participate and share your graphic design inspiration, You can submit your imagesShow More Summary
A fun exercise at the Literary Hub, where: In a deeply unscientific survey of nearly 50 writers, editors, publishers, critics, and translators, representing 30 countries, we asked them to name three quintessentially American books, and...Show More Summary
An Israeli court has awarded a rare collection of Franz Kafka's manuscripts to the country's national library, ending a long legal battle worthy of one of the Prague-born writer's complex stories. The judgement, published Wednesday, ordered Tel Aviv resident Eva Hoffe to hand all the papers in her possession to the National Library of Israel. Show More Summary
Nats doing bush league thing where they change from rock to elevator music when visitors take BP. Something normally done by crappy teams.When your pregame antics are annoying even the opposing teams’ beat writers, you know you’re doing something right. Show More Summary
A bad date, documented by a stranger, 140 characters at a time — this is love in 2015, Internet. Toronto-based writer Anne Thériault overheard a first coffee date between a woman and a guy who thinks he looks like James Franco. Thériault...Show More Summary